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There are 5 ways to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 39m

  1. Take the train from Heuston 1 to Athenry 1 Galway Service

21€ - 28€

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Bus  •  3h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport 13 13 to Galway Coach Station 10 760 / ...

16€ - 29€

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport, stop 111961 to Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101 X20 / ...
  2. Take the train from Athlone 1 to Athenry 1 Galway Service

22€ - 29€

Drive  •  1h 57m

  1. Drive from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry 195.1 km

23€ - 35€

Fly, bus, train  •  6h 20m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Kerry (KIR) DUB - KIR
  2. Take the bus from Kerry Airport, stop 350001 to Colbert Station, stop 635031
  3. Take the train from Limerick 1 to Athenry 2

66€ - 100€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry is to bus which costs 16€ - 30€ and takes 3h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 1h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry. However, there are services departing from Dublin Airport 13 13 and arriving at The Arch Athenry 2 via Eyre Square Galway 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 59m.

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The distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) and Athenry is 167 km. The road distance is 195.1 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry without a car is to train which takes 3h 39m and costs 20€ - 29€.

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It takes approximately 3h 39m to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry, including transfers.

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Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry bus services, operated by Citylink, depart from Dublin Airport 13 13 station.

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The best way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry is to train which takes 3h 39m and costs 20€ - 29€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 16€ - 30€ and takes 3h 59m.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Kerry Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry bus services, operated by Citylink, arrive at Galway Coach Station 10.

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Map of how to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry.
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  • Distance: 166.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 39m

What companies run services between Dublin Airport (DUB), Ireland and Athenry, Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Heuston 1 to Athenry 1 every 4 hours. Tickets cost 16€ - 22€ and the journey takes 1h 57m. Alternatively, Citylink operates a bus from Dublin Airport 13 13 to Galway Coach Station 10 hourly. Tickets cost 13€ - 21€ and the journey takes 2h 30m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 110€
Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston 1 to Athenry 1
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 22€
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
16€ - 19€
Flexible
19€ - 22€
Train from Athlone 1 to Athenry 1
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
9€ - 11€
Flexible
9€ - 11€
Train from Limerick 1 to Athenry 2
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
11€ - 13€
Flexible
12€ - 14€
Bus operators
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport, stop 111961 to Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Dublin Airport, stop 111961 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Kerry Airport, stop 350001 to Colbert Station, stop 635031
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Bus Eireann
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport 13 13 to Galway Coach Station 10
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 21€
Website
Citylink
Standard
15€ - 21€
Web Fare
13€ - 19€
GoBus.ie
Phone
+353 (0)91 564600
Email
info@gobus.ie
Website
gobus.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport 10 10 to Galway City, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
GoBus.ie

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry is 195 km. It takes approximately 1h 57m to drive from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Athenry.

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Aer Lingus offers flights from Dublin Airport to Kerry Airport.

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